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Senior Data Analytics Officer - Data Models, Data Mining

Dubai   •   AED25,000 - AED28,000 per month (AED300,000 - AED336,000)   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Fantastic opportunity to join an important, prestigious organisation to the UAE
  • Must have extensive hands on data modelling, data mining and segmentation

About Our Client

We are working with an organisation in the UAE who provide a critical service to businesses and consumers alike. As a result of very exciting changes and developments across their Technology function, the new structure has created fantastic opportunities for ambitious professionals who want to make an impact.

Job Description

  • Supports Data Analytics Manager in executing the organisation Data Analytics Strategy and implement meaningful period information decks.
  • Maintains data analytics practice with focus on the following main three areas:
  • Data quality, to assess quality, integrity and schedule adherence of the data submitted by data providers
  • Market analysis and trends, to develop benchmarking report and new analytics products for the market
  • Internal management, to monitor internal operational and business KPIs at corporate level
  • Executes and maintains data reports, develops new analytical reports based on the directive from Data Analytics Manager.
  • Manages database structure in cooperation with Data Operations team by defining new info required in the database (driven by data analytics outcome) as well as indicating improvement ideas.
  • Sanity checks quality of data submitted by data providers (in close cooperation with data operations team) through both internal analysis and external comparison with market and UAE Central Bank data.
  • Manage and ensure timely delivery for all executions related to data analytics tools /platforms.
  • Execute, prepare and update on periodic basis executive Product Analytics reporting to support initiatives put in motion by Data Analytics Manager.
  • Acquire data from primary data sources and maintain a consolidated database that holds a 360 degree view.
  • Identify, analyse and interpret trends or patterns in datasets.
  • Work closely with the data analytics manager to prioritise business and information needs.
  • Interpret data, analyse results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.
  • Develop periodic reports to track progress of the portfolio of products on all possible
  • Locate and define improvement opportunities.
  • Work with internal and external users to translate requirements into meaningful data-driven dash-boards and reports to promote information based educated decisions.
  • Take accountability and ownership of data transformation, analysis and visualisations.
  • If necessary design and implement customer applications to facilitate sharing of key finding.
  • Must be able to work independently will minimum intervention.
  • Good communication skills to provide updates.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving capabilities with meticulous attention to detail and proven teamwork and communication skills.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor degree Mathematics, Economics, Engineering, Computer disciplines or Statistics.
  • 5-7 years experience working in the field of Data Analytics projects.
  • Background working on Data Modelling and Segmentation projects.
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects etc), databases (SQL etc), programming (XML, JavaScript, or ETL frameworks).
  • Certifications in technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques.
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analysing large data sets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc).
  • Hands-on experience with BI tools and reporting software (e.g. Microstrategy, Tableau, Pentaho, MS Power BI, MS Excel)
  • Proactive, Self-starter, presentable and always ready to address meetings.
  • Highly motivated to learn new techniques in the ever changing world of analytics.
  • Keen interest in technology and desire to learn business processes.

What's on Offer

A key role in this crucial organisation will pay an attractive salary of plus benefits to the right candidate.

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